Charlie joined Chambers as Junior Clerk in January 2014 and was promoted to First Junior Clerk in May 2016.
Charlie assists the Senior Clerk with the smooth running of Chambers. He deals with the day to day management of diaries, distribution of work for members of Chambers and is able to provide fee quotes on request. He is an accredited Direct Public Access clerk and is the first point of contact.
Charlie is a member of the Institute of Barristers’ Clerks.
Charlie is Chambers Fire Marshall and ready to step in and deal with any hot situations!
I have found the clerks to be very helpful and easy to contact at all times, in particularly Charlie, who I have most contact with. In my view he goes above and beyond his call of duty, whether that be trying to find suitable counsel to assist me with a case, or when it comes to agreeing fees. Legal 500 2021
First Junior Charlie Mills is singled out for being ‘quick and efficient.’ Legal 500 2019
Charlie Mills ‘always ready to assist with any query.’ Legal 500 2018
This set comes recommended for its members' expertise in children and matrimonial finance matters. The children cases range across both public and private law work, and include those concerning non-accidental injury, sexual abuse and fabricated illness. On the financial side, the set's barristers demonstrate the ability to act in substantial financial remedies cases as well as Schedule 1 and TOLATA matters.~ Chambers UK Bar Guide 2020
Stour Chambers has 'a range of barristers at different levels suited for different cases'. Members continue to be instructed in complex multi-day cases in the public law space, where it provides 'expert counsel' across Kent and further afield involving non-accidental injury, sexual abuse and extreme neglect. On the family finance front, Elizabeth Spence is a go-to barrister for high-value cases with issues of minority shareholdings and opponents deploying hostile litigation tactics.~ Legal 500 Bar Guide 2021